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Details
Accession Number:
2005.1.45-49 (Ir.M. 14-14/D)
Title of Work:
Shahnama (1482)
Hijri Date:
887 Shawwal
Gregorian Date:
1482 November (to nearest hijri month)
Origin:
Shiraz
Ownership:
Sadruddin Aga Khan collection.
Calligrapher:
Murshid b. 'Izz al-Din Vazan
Folios extant in ms.:
6
Columns x Rows:
4 x 21
Page Size (h x w):
324 x 215 mm
Text Size (h x w):
223 x 158 mm
Script:
Nasta'liq
Colophon Folio:
14/E
Sample Page Folio:
1r
Ms Type:
Detached manuscript folios
Ms Status:
Excerpts
Completion Status:
Search not completed
Illuminations in ms:
0
Illustrations in ms:
5 ( 5 Shahnama )
Illustration Records in archive:
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2009-11-20 18:54
 
Public Notes
The collection contains five miniatures from this manuscript, together with the colophon, which dates the work of Murshid b. 'Izz al-Din, Shawwal 887/December 1482. Other folios from this ms. are held by the Metropolitan Museum, NY (40.38.2).
Project Notes
Was Ir.M. 14 (?).
 
References
Dating Ref:
Colophon Extracted from the colophon of the work.
Illustration Ref:
Welch, A. Collection of Islamic art. Prince Saddrudin Agha Khan. 3 Geneva. Switzerland.
 
 
Illustration in archive - 5     (back to top)
14/E
colophon
f. 001v
Bizhan kills Palashan (1482)
f. 002v
Bizhan kills Human (1482)
f. 001v
Kay Khusrau crosses Lake Zara (1482)
f. 004v
Gushtasp seeks work in Rum with the smith Burab (1482)
f. 005v
Ardashir hangs Haftvad and his eldest son Shahuy (1482)